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Kinetix Foundations

This one-day course is intended for individuals responsible for programing, maintaining, and troubleshooting Kinetix CIP motion servo drives in an industrial manufacturing setting. Topics covered include basics of CIP motion servo drives, configuration, and programing in Studio 5000, and troubleshooting of CIP motion. Additionally, students will also use skills and techniques used in class to program and implement a simple machine.

1 DayDuration
7 CEUsCredits
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Upcoming Dates

Date Time Location
August 5, 2024
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Appleton
September 17, 2024
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Sheboygan Falls
October 16, 2024
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Wausau
Who Should Attend

Kinetix Foundations is targeted to beginners or intermediate users of motion. Focuses on Kinetix 5500 drives, VPL motors, and CompactLogix processors. We include motion module & axes configuration, testing, motion direct commands and programming basic motion instructions.


Familiarity with Studio 5000

Next Learning Level

Hands-On Practice

Students will use a laptop to configure a Logix controller with Kinetix servos and motors. Approximately 1/2 of the class is lab.

Student Materials

All materials needed for this class will be supplied by Werner Electric for both in-person classes and Online Live classes. Training workstation: laptop, CompactLogix controller with Kinetix 5500 drive and motor. Student Manual.

Industrial Automation Product Training Courses

From Logix to networking, EtherNet to PowerFlex or even PanelView classes, Werner Electric Supply has all the automation training you need! We will customize classes to best fit your employee requirements and can train on-site at your company for added convenience. 

Course Agenda

Day 1

  • Project Considerations for Motion Control
  • Configuring scaling and basic tuning
  • Programming the 8 fundamental motion instructions
  • Diagnose and Troubleshoot Faults
  • Visualizing motion with a trend
  • Programming an "Automatic Mode" for a sample machine

Contact Information

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